Fwd: Re: need help with an rsync patch
paul+rsync at wurtel.net
Tue Aug 13 05:17:33 MDT 2013
On Tue 13 Aug 2013, Matthias Schniedermeyer wrote:
> That aside that's not what i meant.
That's the problem with one-word answers, people have to guess what you
> Hardlinking a file doesn't change it's owner/group/permission
> (All Hardlinks have the same user/group/permissions).
I never said that.
I said that if a hardlink can be made (and I meant on a modern linux
kernel, with default settings) then the user already has permissions to
do anything with the file. I forgot already about the old semantics :)
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